Example sentences for: over

How can you use “over” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • A comfortable boardwalk leads you on an informative nature walk right up to where the mighty river plunges over the narrow gorge.

  • On the far side of the range, sheer walls of stone 300 m (1,000 ft) high tower over the plains, where a series of catwalks and carved footpaths wander through old temples and pavilions into the silence and emptiness beyond.

  • Note how the swirls of gold hit the body over the breasts, navel, and ovaries, while the leopard's spots slink over the crotch, thighs, and knees.

  • In the '80s, "" took over the hopeless New York Giants and led them to two Super Bowl victories.

  • In Britain, the Financial Times published a front page interview with Japan's central bank governor, Masaru Hayami, in which he called on his government to cut income and corporate taxes in its promised emergency package to banish the "dark prospects" hanging over the country's economy.

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